1,300kms later – The end of the Karakoram Highway

Kashgar marks the end of the 1,300km Karakoram Highway and the end of our journey. We’ve completed one of the classic travel journeys, following in the footsteps of the many traders, warriors, pilgrims and poets that have gone before us on this remote branch of the ancient Silk Road. Depending on your perspective we’ve survived … More 1,300kms later – The end of the Karakoram Highway

Crossing the world’s highest border – to China we go

Crossing the Pakistan/China border is a long and interesting process. We arrive at the bus ticket office 9am sharp as instructed. After a 10 minute wait one of the bus guys walked us down to Pakistan’s customs/immigration. There we waited outside a small hall for 20 minutes before being invited in to take a seat. … More Crossing the world’s highest border – to China we go